2019 Acura TLX vs 2019 Lexus IS 300

Split screen images of the 2019 Acura TLX and 2019 Lexus IS 300

When you stack the 2019 Acura TLX sedan up against other top competitors like the 2019 Lexus IS 300, the results are clear. The 2019 Acura TLX delivers an on-road luxury experience complete with the performance, creature comforts and technology that high-end car shoppers are searching for.

At first glance, the bold styling and quality finishes inside and out of the 2019 Acura TLX stand above the 2019 Lexus IS 300’s outdated exterior and lackluster dashboard. A standard dual-screen display in the 2019 Acura TLX offers premium connectivity and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration which is unavailable even in higher trims of the 2019 Lexus IS 300. When comparing the two, the 2019 Acura TLX lineup simply delivers more, even with a starting MSRP that is over $5,000 less than the competition.

2019 Acura TLX


2019 Lexus IS 300

$33,000* Starting MSRP $38,410
23/33** Base Fuel Economy 21/30
2.4L four-cylinder Base Engine 2.0L four-cylinder
14.3 cubic feet Base Cargo Space 10.8 cubic feet

Standard Feature Comparison

Both the 2019 Acura TLX and 2019 Lexus IS 300 come standard with generous active safety packages that include Forward Collision Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Collision Mitigation Braking, and Adaptive Cruise Control. The 2019 Acura TLX lineup’s standard safety is a little more robust with the inclusion of a Road Departure Mitigation system not found on base 2019 Lexus IS 300 models.

Along with an increase in standard active safety, base 2019 Acura TLX models also offer a few more creature comforts and technology features that shoppers won’t find on base 2019 Lexus IS 300 models including a multi-view rearview camera, hill start assist, active sound control, heated front seats, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and more.

Are you interested in the 2019 Acura TLX lineup? A variety of 2019 Acura TLX configurations are now available at the Bill Gatton Acura dealership in Johnson City, TN. Connect with one of our team members today to set up a test drive.

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

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